Chinese aster "Crallen" (mix of colours) - Callistephus chinensis.
A tall, elegant series with a special decorative effect due to its unusual flowers: the petals are clawed, curled inside, and slightly curled in the inflorescence.
The diameter of the inflorescence is up to 11 cm. The bush is tall, 60-70 cm in height, columnar. Forms 7-10 strong main shoots.
This series has all the properties required for professional cut growing and flower bed decoration.
The mesmerizing beauty of the aster flowers opening is an incomparable pleasure!
Dressed in her gorgeous summer outfit, she creates a festive atmosphere. Flowers of very bright and delicate red, crimson and pink shades and in a bouquet will demonstrate their beauty for a long time, which will be appreciated by you ...
Sowing: in open ground (under the film) at the end of April, followed by thinning of the seedlings. Asters are sown for seedlings in late March - early April. The crops are kept at a temperature of + 15 + 18 ° C, with the appearance of the first pair of true leaves, the seedlings dive according to the 6x6 cm scheme. Seedlings are planted in open ground at the end of May. The distance between plants is 20 cm for low-growing varieties and 30-35 cm for tall varieties.
Care: Asters prefer a sunny, wind-protected place, with well-drained and fertilized soils, but without freshly removed manure.
Care consists in regular watering, careful loosening and feeding.
Eng.: China aster. Suom.: Kiinanasteri. Sven.: Aster